Police officers are seen where suspected Islamist militant was arrested after wounding two policemen in a knife attack near the parliament building in Tunis, Tunisia November 1, 2017. REUTERS/Zoubeir Souissi
TUNIS - 12 December 2017: At least one soldier was killed and six others wounded in a mine explosion in Jebel ech Chambi area, western Tunisia, where extremist militants hide.
Spokesman for the Tunisian Defense Ministry Blhasan al Wslaty told Sky News that a mine went off in Kasserine province, without giving any further details.
The Tunisian security forces track down extremist militants hiding in the west of the country since 2012.